The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 6 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Linux 25 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 16.67% 14.29% 16.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.17% 37.04% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 17
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,925
% change year-on-year
- +2.76%
Linux
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 35.33% 38.57% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 35
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £22,686
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region.

Linux Salary Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) OO
3 12 (36.36%) C++
3 12 (36.36%) PhD
3 12 (36.36%) OOD
3 12 (36.36%) Information Management
4 11 (33.33%) SAN
4 11 (33.33%) Firewall
4 11 (33.33%) Degree
4 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
5 10 (30.30%) Software Licensing
6 7 (21.21%) Java
6 7 (21.21%) SQL
6 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
6 7 (21.21%) Dell
6 7 (21.21%) VMware
6 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (18.18%) WAN
7 6 (18.18%) SMTP
7 6 (18.18%) Cisco
7 6 (18.18%) Juniper
7 6 (18.18%) CommVault
7 6 (18.18%) Project Management
7 6 (18.18%) Network Design
7 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (18.18%) Technical Architecture

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SAN
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) Network Security
2 6 (18.18%) WAN
2 6 (18.18%) SMTP
3 5 (15.15%) IP Telephony
4 4 (12.12%) FTP
4 4 (12.12%) HTTP
4 4 (12.12%) Internet
4 4 (12.12%) OSPF
4 4 (12.12%) BGP
5 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Web Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Software Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Java Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Storage Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Development Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Development Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) REST
2 4 (12.12%) XML
2 4 (12.12%) SOAP
2 4 (12.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) EqualLogic
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) Physics
3 2 (6.06%) Chemistry
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.12%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) OO
2 12 (36.36%) OOD
2 12 (36.36%) Information Management
3 10 (30.30%) Software Licensing
3 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.18%) Network Design
4 6 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
6 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Parallel Programming
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 2 (6.06%) Service Management
7 2 (6.06%) Workflow
8 1 (3.03%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C++
2 7 (21.21%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Fortran
4 2 (6.06%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) PhD
2 11 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (12.12%) Icinga
1 4 (12.12%) Legato
1 4 (12.12%) Nagios
2 3 (9.09%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) VMware
1 7 (21.21%) Dell
2 6 (18.18%) Veeam
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco
2 6 (18.18%) Juniper
2 6 (18.18%) CommVault
3 5 (15.15%) Avaya
4 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.06%) BMC
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) Lotus
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
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